Posts Tagged: lambing

Practical Lambing Workshop | Sevenoaks

Prepare and refresh skills and knowledge ahead of the 2020 lambing season. Ideal for new shepherds but also an excellent update for more experienced livestock keepers wanting to update their skills and learn more techniques. Saturday 29th February at 10am – 2pm Westpoint Farm Vets, Park Farm Stables, Park Farm, Brasted, Nr Sevenoaks, Kent, TN16… Read more »

Diseases of Lambing | Ashbourne

Join Westpoint Ashbourne for a FREE sheep health meeting. Vet Melissa Bexon will cover diseases of in-lamb ewes and neonatal lambs. Date: Monday 17th February at 7.30pm Venue: The Red Lion, Main Street, Hollington, DE6 3AG Please call 01335 361420 to book your place or email ashbourne@westpointfarmvets.co.uk Food will be provided so please do make… Read more »

Practical Lambing Workshop | Winchester

Prepare and refresh skills and knowledge ahead of the 2020 lambing season. Ideal for new shepherds but also an excellent update for more experienced livestock keepers wanting to update their skills and learn more techniques. Saturday 15th February at 11.00am-2.00pm Westpoint Farm Vets, Unit 1, Bridgets Farm, Bridgets Lane, Martyr Worthy, Winchester, Hampshire, SO21 1ARwwi… Read more »

Practical Lambing Workshop | Ashford

Prepare and refresh skills and knowledge ahead of the 2020 lambing season. Ideal for new shepherds but also an excellent update for more experienced livestock keepers wanting to update their skills and learn more techniques. Saturday 8th February at 11.00am-3.00pm Westpoint Farm Vets, Unit 11 St Johns Court, Foster Road, Ashford, TN24 0SJ The workshop… Read more »

Every Lamb Counts! | Ashford

Reducing antibiotic usage at lambing time and maximising survivability. This FREE meeting will focus on preventing infectious disease at lambing time and maximising lamb survivability through colostrum management. This talk and discussion is ideal for shepherds from commercial sheep farms. Tuesday 4th February at 3.00-5.00pm Westpoint Ashford, Unit 11, St Johns Court, Sevington Business Park, Ashford Refreshments… Read more »

Practical Lambing Workshop | St Columb

Prepare and refresh skills and knowledge ahead of the 2020 lambing season. Ideal for new shepherds but also an excellent update for more experienced livestock keepers wanting to update their skills and learn more techniques. Tuesday 26th November at 12.30pm-2.30pm Westpoint Farm Vets, Unit B Trevornick Business Park, Winnard’s Perch, St Columb, Cornwall, TR9 6DH…. Read more »

Planning for Lambing | Horsham

It may seem like lambing has only just finished but now is the perfect time to consider next year. How can we improve our scanning and lambing percentages for next year? Come along to our next flock club meeting to learn about factors that affect ewe and ram fertility, and how we can improve them…. Read more »

Practical Lambing Workshop | Ashford

Prepare and refresh skills and knowledge ahead of the 2019 lambing season. Ideal for new shepherds but also an excellent update for more experienced livestock keepers wanting to update their skills and learn more techniques. Saturday 9th March at 10.00am – 2.00pm Unit 11 St Johns Court, Foster Road, Ashford, TN24 0SJ. The workshop will… Read more »

Lamb Post Mortem Workshop | Winchester

Every year many lambs are lost within the first few days of lambing and very often the reason for this is unknown. The aim of this workshop is to teach you the protocol for post-morteming these lambs in order to determine the cause of death. This will then hopefully aid in implementing prevention strategies to… Read more »